The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Social Media in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Social Media over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Social Media
Rank 100 112 144
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +32
Permanent jobs citing Social Media 90 73 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 2.19% 1.82% 0.94%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 9.16% 7.09% 3.35%
Number of salaries quoted 49 37 33
Average salary £38,000 £31,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.58% -4.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,400 £21,500 £24,200
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £36,600 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £32,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+16.92% -4.41%
Social Media
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

Miscellaneous Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
982 1029 1046
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 23.92% 25.67% 28.02%
Number of salaries quoted 746 848 869
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,600
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Social Media
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Social Media across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Social Media Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Social Media
Salary Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Social Media across the Manchester region.

Social Media Salary Trend in Manchester

Social Media
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Social Media across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Social Media Salary Histogram in Manchester

Social Media
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Social Media within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stockport +1 7 £45,000 +50.00%
Bolton +3 2 - -
Salford - 2 £26,500 -
Social Media
North West

Social Media
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester region citing Social Media also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Social Media.

1 130 (66.67%) Marketing
2 89 (45.64%) HTML
3 86 (44.10%) CSS
4 82 (42.05%) JavaScript
5 81 (41.54%) SEO
6 60 (30.77%) Analytics
7 58 (29.74%) jQuery
8 50 (25.64%) Pay per click
9 47 (24.10%) Google
9 47 (24.10%) .NET
10 44 (22.56%) Digital Marketing
11 37 (18.97%) SQL Server
12 33 (16.92%) Degree
12 33 (16.92%) HTML5
13 32 (16.41%) C#
14 31 (15.90%) SQL
14 31 (15.90%) MVC
14 31 (15.90%) CMS
14 31 (15.90%) Google Analytics
15 27 (13.85%) Web Design
16 26 (13.33%) ASP.NET
17 25 (12.82%) Project Management
18 24 (12.31%) Online Marketing
19 23 (11.79%) IIS
20 22 (11.28%) Web Analytics
21 21 (10.77%) Microsoft
22 19 (9.74%) Web Services
22 19 (9.74%) Facebook
23 18 (9.23%) Visual Studio
23 18 (9.23%) SharePoint

Social Media
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester region citing Social Media also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Social Media. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 31 (15.90%) CMS
2 23 (11.79%) IIS
3 18 (9.23%) SharePoint
4 15 (7.69%) Umbraco
5 13 (6.67%) WordPress
6 8 (4.10%) Sitecore CMS
7 5 (2.56%) Drupal
8 4 (2.05%) Node.js
9 3 (1.54%) Tomcat
9 3 (1.54%) Jetty
10 1 (0.51%) Apache
Applications
1 13 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint
2 8 (4.10%) Photoshop
3 7 (3.59%) Adobe Illustrator
4 5 (2.56%) MS Excel
5 2 (1.03%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 31 (15.90%) Google Analytics
2 5 (2.56%) Magento
3 2 (1.03%) SiteCatalyst
4 1 (0.51%) Oracle CRM
4 1 (0.51%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.05%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (2.05%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (5.13%) Intranet
2 6 (3.08%) Internet
3 4 (2.05%) RFID
4 3 (1.54%) HTTP
5 1 (0.51%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (18.97%) SQL Server
2 13 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (3.59%) NoSQL
4 5 (2.56%) MySQL
5 4 (2.05%) RavenDB
5 4 (2.05%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (2.05%) Couchbase
6 3 (1.54%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (1.54%) Big Data
6 3 (1.54%) MongoDB
6 3 (1.54%) Apache Cassandra
6 3 (1.54%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 18 (9.23%) Visual Studio
2 14 (7.18%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (4.10%) Selenium
4 4 (2.05%) Git (software)
5 3 (1.54%) Ant
5 3 (1.54%) Grunt
6 2 (1.03%) WATIR
6 2 (1.03%) WatiN
6 2 (1.03%) Bugzilla
6 2 (1.03%) Dreamweaver
7 1 (0.51%) Subversion
General
1 130 (66.67%) Marketing
2 14 (7.18%) Finance
2 14 (7.18%) Retail
3 8 (4.10%) Advertising
4 4 (2.05%) Multimedia
5 3 (1.54%) Automotive
5 3 (1.54%) Banking
6 2 (1.03%) Legal
6 2 (1.03%) Front Office
7 1 (0.51%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 68 (34.87%) Developer
2 24 (12.31%) Front-End Developer
3 18 (9.23%) Consultant
4 14 (7.18%) PPC Specialist
4 14 (7.18%) PPC Executive
4 14 (7.18%) PPC Manager
4 14 (7.18%) PPC Analyst
5 13 (6.67%) .NET Developer
6 12 (6.15%) Marketing Manager
7 11 (5.64%) Web Developer
7 11 (5.64%) SEO Executive
7 11 (5.64%) Designer
8 9 (4.62%) Account Manager
8 9 (4.62%) Marketing Consultant
8 9 (4.62%) SharePoint Developer
9 8 (4.10%) Analyst
10 7 (3.59%) .NET Web Developer
10 7 (3.59%) Team Leader
10 7 (3.59%) Development Team Leader
10 7 (3.59%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 89 (45.64%) HTML
2 86 (44.10%) CSS
3 58 (29.74%) jQuery
4 47 (24.10%) .NET
5 33 (16.92%) HTML5
6 26 (13.33%) ASP.NET
7 19 (9.74%) Web Services
8 17 (8.72%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 17 (8.72%) LINQ
9 16 (8.21%) XSLT
10 14 (7.18%) CSS3
11 13 (6.67%) .NET Framework
12 10 (5.13%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 9 (4.62%) XML
13 9 (4.62%) XSL
14 8 (4.10%) ASP.NET MVC
15 7 (3.59%) Ajax
16 6 (3.08%) Sass
16 6 (3.08%) Flash
17 5 (2.56%) Cocoa
Miscellaneous
1 18 (9.23%) Mobile App
2 14 (7.18%) Copywriting
3 11 (5.64%) Data Extraction
3 11 (5.64%) Visualisation
3 11 (5.64%) Digital Media
4 9 (4.62%) Blog
5 8 (4.10%) iPhone
5 8 (4.10%) iPad
6 7 (3.59%) Computer Science
7 5 (2.56%) Blackberry
7 5 (2.56%) Graphic Design
8 4 (2.05%) Open Source
8 4 (2.05%) New Media
9 2 (1.03%) Online Banking
9 2 (1.03%) Management Information System
9 2 (1.03%) IVR
9 2 (1.03%) N-Tier
9 2 (1.03%) W3C
10 1 (0.51%) E-Learning
10 1 (0.51%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 12 (6.15%) Windows
2 9 (4.62%) Android
3 7 (3.59%) Apple iOS
4 5 (2.56%) Windows Phone 8
4 5 (2.56%) Windows Phone
5 4 (2.05%) Linux
6 3 (1.54%) Mac OS
6 3 (1.54%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (41.54%) SEO
2 60 (30.77%) Analytics
3 50 (25.64%) Pay per click
4 44 (22.56%) Digital Marketing
5 31 (15.90%) MVC
6 27 (13.85%) Web Design
7 25 (12.82%) Project Management
8 24 (12.31%) Online Marketing
9 22 (11.28%) Web Analytics
10 15 (7.69%) E-Commerce
10 15 (7.69%) Email Marketing
10 15 (7.69%) Web Development
11 14 (7.18%) CRM
11 14 (7.18%) B2B
11 14 (7.18%) Data Management
12 13 (6.67%) Time Management
13 12 (6.15%) Agile Software Development
14 11 (5.64%) Multithreading
15 9 (4.62%) B2C
15 9 (4.62%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 82 (42.05%) JavaScript
2 32 (16.41%) C#
3 31 (15.90%) SQL
4 9 (4.62%) PHP
5 7 (3.59%) XQuery
6 6 (3.08%) Objective-C
7 5 (2.56%) Java
8 3 (1.54%) Ruby
9 1 (0.51%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.51%) C
Qualifications
1 33 (16.92%) Degree
2 2 (1.03%) ISTQB
2 2 (1.03%) ISEB
3 1 (0.51%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.51%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.51%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (1.54%) Puppet
Vendors
1 47 (24.10%) Google
2 21 (10.77%) Microsoft
3 19 (9.74%) Facebook
4 9 (4.62%) Twitter
5 8 (4.10%) Sitecore
5 8 (4.10%) Apple
6 7 (3.59%) Yahoo!
7 3 (1.54%) JBoss
8 2 (1.03%) comScore
8 2 (1.03%) SAP
9 1 (0.51%) JD Edwards
9 1 (0.51%) Oracle
9 1 (0.51%) Neolane
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